A declaration worth dying for
A declaration worth dying for
Exodus 30:22-32 22 Then the LORD said to Moses, 23 "Collect
choice spices-- 12-1/2 pounds of pure myrrh, 6-1/4 pounds of
fragrant cinnamon, 6-1/4 pounds of fragrant calamus, 24 and 121/2 pounds of cassia-- as measured by the weight of the
sanctuary shekel. Also get one gallon of olive oil. 25 Like a
skilled incense maker, blend these ingredients to make a holy
anointing oil…31 And say to the people of Israel, 'This holy
anointing oil is reserved for me from generation to generation.
32 It must never be used to anoint anyone else, and you must
never make any blend like it for yourselves. It is holy, and you
must treat it as holy.
Leviticus 8:1 Then the LORD said to Moses, 2 "Bring Aaron and
his sons, along with their sacred garments, the anointing oil, the
bull for the sin offering, the two rams, and the basket of bread
made without yeast, 3 and call the entire community of Israel
together at the entrance of the Tabernacle. " 4 So Moses
followed the LORD's instructions, and the whole community
assembled at the Tabernacle entrance. 5 Moses announced to
them, "This is what the LORD has commanded us to do!" 6
Then he presented Aaron and his sons and washed them with
He put the official tunic on Aaron and tied the sash around his
waist. He dressed him in the robe, placed the ephod on him,
and attached the ephod securely with its decorative sash. 8
Then Moses placed the chestpiece on Aaron and put the Urim
and the Thummim inside it. 9 He placed the turban on Aaron's
head and attached the gold medallion-- the badge of holiness-to the front of the turban, just as the LORD had commanded
him. 10 Then Moses took the anointing oil and anointed the
Tabernacle and everything in it, making them holy.
He sprinkled the oil on the altar seven times, anointing it and
all its utensils, as well as the washbasin and its stand, making
them holy. 12 Then he poured some of the anointing oil on
Aaron's head, anointing him and making him holy for his work.
Samuel 10:1 Then Samuel took the flask of oil, poured it
on his head, kissed him and said, "Has not the LORD anointed
you a ruler over His inheritance?
1 Samuel 16:12-13 12 Now he was ruddy, with beautiful eyes and
a handsome appearance. And the LORD said, "Arise, anoint
him; for this is he." 13 Then Samuel took the horn of oil and
anointed him in the midst of his brothers; and the Spirit of the
LORD came mightily upon David from that day forward.
1 Kings 19:16 16 and Jehu the son of Nimshi you shall anoint
king over Israel; and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abel-meholah
you shall anoint as prophet in your place.
2 Samuel 7:12-13 12 "When your days are complete and you lie
down with your fathers, I will raise up your descendant after
you, who will come forth from you, and I will establish his
kingdom. 13 "He shall build a house for My name, and I will
establish the throne of his kingdom forever. 14 "I will be a father
to him and he will be a son to Me…”
Psalm 2:1-8 Why are the nations in an uproar, And the peoples
devising a vain thing? 2 The kings of the earth take their stand,
And the rulers take counsel together Against the LORD and
against His Anointed: 3 "Let us tear their fetters apart, And cast
away their cords from us!" 4 He who sits in the heavens laughs,
The Lord scoffs at them. 5 Then He will speak to them in His
anger And terrify them in His fury: 6 "But as for Me, I have
installed My King Upon Zion, My holy mountain." 7 "I will
surely tell of the decree of the LORD: He said to Me, 'Thou art
My Son, Today I have begotten Thee.”
9:25 "Know and understand this: From the issuing of
the decree to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until the Anointed
One, the ruler, comes, there will be seven 'sevens,' and sixty-two
Isaiah 61:1-3 The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, Because
the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted;
He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim
liberty to captives, And freedom to prisoners; 2 To proclaim the
favorable year of the LORD, And the day of vengeance of our
God; To comfort all who mourn, 3 To grant those who mourn in
Zion, Giving them a garland instead of ashes, The oil of gladness
instead of mourning, The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of
fainting. So they will be called oaks of righteousness, The
planting of the LORD, that He may be glorified.
Genesis 12:1-3 Now the LORD had said to Abram: "Get out of
your country, From your family And from your father's house, To
a land that I will show you. 2 I will make you a great nation; I
will bless you And make your name great; And you shall be a
blessing. 3 I will bless those who bless you, And I will curse him
who curses you; And in you all the families of the earth shall be
42:1 Behold, My Servant, whom I uphold; My
chosen one in whom My soul delights. I have put My Spirit
upon Him; He will bring forth justice to the nations.
10:38 "You know of Jesus of Nazareth, how God
anointed Him with the Holy Spirit and with power, and how He
went about doing good, and healing all who were oppressed by
the devil; for God was with Him.
2 Corinthians 1:20-22 20 For all the promises of God in Him are Yes,
and in Him Amen, to the glory of God through us. 21 Now He who
establishes us with you in Christ and has anointed us is God, 22 who
also has sealed us and given us the Spirit in our hearts as a guarantee.